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Heat Test

convection, conduction, and radiation

what is an example of convection? boiling hot water on a stove
what is conduction? where heat travels along a substance between two SOLIDS that TOUCH EACH OTHER
what is an example of conduction? a pot on a hot stove (the pot is touching the stove)
what is radiation? the movement of heat in a WAVE LIKE MOTION though an empty space
what is an example of radiation? sunlight, heat from a fire, and heat from anything else which is warmer than its surroundings
what is convection? heat transfer by a CIRCULATION of rising warm air (less dense) and sinking cooler air (more dense)
Created by: Starz1815